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Friday, November 1, 2013

How To Choose The Perfect Gardener For Your Home

There are many ways to handle the garden at your home in California. If you don’t want to be the one digging around in the dirt, pruning your flowers and maintaining the greenery, you need to choose the perfect gardener to do it for you. A gardening service can be advantageous, though it’s important you know what to look for.
Smalley and Son's gardening service in San Luis Obispo, CA is better than an individual gardener, for example, because you can rely on the assistance all throughout the year. If you were to hire a gardener, they would have vacations, sicknesses, and family obligations to content with – and this may have a negative impact on the appearance of your garden.

A gardener should be able to help you in all areas that you need the assistance. If you are looking to develop a garden, you will need to find a gardener who can help you choose the plants, plant them and establish a maintenance schedule. Not everyone will be willing to do this, so it’s something you have to inquire about.

The type of garden you have or wish to have is also going to impact the gardening service you hire. If you have an herb garden or a rose garden, you need to find someone who has experience in the kind of gardening you require. Take the time to talk to a gardener and find out where their expertise lies. You may find that some gardeners only specialize in basic landscaping, such as caring for your lawn and your shrubs.

You need to be sure that your garden is going to thrive in the hands of a gardener. The perfect gardener is out there but it may take a little work to find the right service. You can also reach out to the various review boards online to see what people are saying about their gardening services. You may be able to weed out some of the problematic companies from your list.

Remember that if you read a lot of negative reviews with people having problems with their gardener, you’re likely going to experience similar problems. You don’t need to be bothered by such a thing, so it’s best to avoid them altogether. Instead, find the companies with positive reviews so you are more likely to find what you need.

Take a walk around your garden and note where you need the help. Make a list of the services you need. This may include planting, pruning, re-planting, watering, fertilizing and more. If a gardener isn’t able to help you in all the areas where you need help, you’re going to need to locate a new gardener.

Cost should play into your decision making process as well. You shouldn’t have to pay top dollar to have your garden looking perfect. Most gardening services will share prices over the phone or after seeing the condition of your garden. Call a few companies and have them take a look at what you have and get a price from them.

You can choose the perfect gardener, but only after you establish what you need and what a service can offer you in terms of help throughout the year.

Amin E. provides copywriting and editing services for clients. Amin's expertise ranges from technology to professional industries and anything inbetween. Amin writes in a variety of formats based on the needs of the client and project, including case studies, and product guides.

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MzBaker said...

You have been busy and it paid off! Looks amazing! I wish we could hire a gardener to take care of all the things I cannot.

Olga said...

This is a very informative post. Some love to tend their gardens on their own because they enjoy it. Those who have no green thumbs but want well manicured and landscaped lawns would find this post very helpful though.

lencilicious said...

That's a lovely garden you have there Rose.

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